Sep 5, 2010 8:00am EDT
man standing? randy jackson. >> i'm going to honestly, honestly miss you. it's been a blast. thank you. >> reporter: the big question, can "idol" ever again find the right mix? especially after losing their sharp-tongued standout. simon cowell is launching his own show on fox. >> without simon it's like "the ellen show" without ellen. it's weird. it will limp along. hopefully, it will find new chemistry that will make it relevant for the next generation. >> reporter: whatever they decide, they better do it soon. callbacks start in a couple of weeks. for "good morning america," jeremy hubbard, abc news, new york. >> and if they want steven tyler, they have to lay out the bread. >> and j. lo. elton john. steven perry. a lot of star power there. >> like weekend "gma." >>> another horrific acid attack leaves a woman severely burned. was it a copycat crime? we'll talk to an expert. here, take the card. you go to the shops... i'll meet you at the gate. thanks. please remove all metal objects out of your pockets. with chase freedom you can get a total of 5% cash back. fun money from freedom.
Sep 7, 2010 7:00am PDT
: even simon's sharp tongue couldn't save them. now, randy jackson is the only judge left. and "idol" producers are reportedly talking to everyone from elton john, to jennifer lopez, to steven tyler. tmz's camera caught up with the aerosmith frontman. >> they haven't called me yet. >> reporter: critics say that now could save the show. >> we need someone to ignite that studio with something incendiary to say. >> did you think you could become the "american idol"? >> yes, sir. >> you're deaf. >> reporter: idle chatter doesn't cut it. for "good morning america," sharyn alfonsi, abc news, new york. >>> when we come back, the curse of the flying fish. what will it take to finally give them the hook? [ girl ] bye mom! bye sweetie! you'll do great. [ laughs ] this is it! [ all ] 10...9...8... a new school year has so much potential! any resolutions? my resolution is the same as always; keep her full and focused with my fiber. [ all ] 3...2...1... happy school year! [ female announcer ] this school year, make a resolution to give your kid kellogg's frosted mini-wheats cereal. an excellent s
Sep 7, 2010 7:00am EDT
back. >>> also this morning, the mass exodus from "american idol." randy jackson, he's the only one left. they're preparing the new season, as you know. there's no one sitting at the judge's table. i don't get this, george. so, you have the contestants going to try out. what judges are going to be there? >> i guess we'll find out in a little bit. i heard j. lo is being considered? >> so many that are. >>> also, fishing going on near lake michigan. flying fish. they're a youtube sensation right now. but local residents are not laughing. we'll tell you why states are suing to keep the flying fish out of their waters. >>> we're going to begin with a new royal scandal. one of the world's most sensational tabloid newspapers is at the center of an explosive story about princess diana, powerful celebrities and politicians. miguel marquez has more. >> reporter: someone was listening in. the london top laid, "news of the world," somehow had the scoop that prince william pulled a tendon. then, it had verbatim of a vase voicemail on prince harry's phone. "the news of the world" said it was the